Watchmen

Is cinema the best medium for superhero stories?

Andrew Blair Feature
Aug 12, 2016

Watchmen would arguably make a better TV show than movie. Does a film, then, constrain superhero stories?

The political messages in blockbuster movies

Andrew Blair Feature
Jul 20, 2016

From Forrest Gump and The Incredibles, through to Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice and The Muppets - exploring the politics of big films.

Superhero movies, and why escapism matters

Ben Holliday Feature
Aug 2, 2016

Might it be time for a few more lighter superhero movies? Is Batman V Superman as dark as they will get?

25 underrated blockbusters of the 2000s

Nick Horton Feature
Apr 22, 2016

From 2000 to 2009, lots of blockbusters seem to have a harsher reputation than they seem to deserve. These, in fact...

Deadpool, and the box office of R-rated comic book films

Rob Leane Feature
Feb 15, 2016

Deadpool's opening weekend proves that people will turn out R-rated comic book movies. But they have been doing since the 1970s...

Watchmen: the movie, Before Watchmen and Alan Moore

Dan Cooper Feature
Oct 29, 2015

Watchmen has never been better than the original comic book. But that hasn't stopped a film and prequel series.

SuperBob review

Mark Harrison Review
Oct 15, 2015

Britain's first superhero heads to the screen - and SuperBob is an absolute treat. Here's our review...

Watchmen: HBO considering TV show

Rob Leane News
Oct 2, 2015

HBO has met with Zack Snyder about the possibility of bringing Alan Moore's Watchmen comic to the small screen...

Doctor Who, Genesis Of The Daleks and ethics

Andrew Blair Feature
Sep 25, 2015

What did revisiting Genesis Of The Daleks' ethical dilemma in The Magician's Apprentice tell us about Peter Capaldi's Doctor? Spoilers...

League Of Extraordinary Gentleman film reboot thoughts

Dan Cooper Feature
Sep 24, 2015

Fox has recently announced a reboot for the ailing League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen franchise. We take a look at its options...

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